Visitor attractions on our doorstep
Stay right here and enjoy some of the wonderful scenery and activities available locally. Enjoy a leisurely walk to Blair Castle, exploring the history of the Duke of Atholl and his world famous private army, The Atholl Highlanders.
Pop in to one of the best bakeries in Britain, a historic working mill, The Watermill, a charming stop for lunch in Blair Atholl. It’s still a working mill, producing fabulous artisan breads and you can see the Miller at work, when there’s enough water to turn the wheel!
Explore the wander of Glen Tilt and the Falls of Bruar. The shopping opportunities are endless at The House of Bruar, known affectionately as the ‘Harrods of the Highlands’, minutes away and with an exclusive personal shopping experience available for our residential guests, you won’t be short of an indulgent treat or fabulous souvenir.
Pop in to Pitlochry, a charming little tourist town a short drive away. The smallest distillery in Britain, Edradour or the Blair Athol distillery are within easy reach too. You’ll want to walk along the famous SSE dam, take in the spectacular view over Loch Faskally and watch the salmon on the fish ladder. The new SSE visitor centre is a fabulous new addition to the tourist attractions in the area. You can find out all about the history of power generation and the building of the dams and with fascinating exhibits and interactive displays there is something for everyone to enjoy.
Perhaps you want to take in some Highland Games and there’s plenty to choose from, the Atholl Gathering, Pitlochry Highland Games, The Braemar or Rannoch Gathering and many more.
There are many activities locally throughout the year including the wonderful Enchanted Forest event which takes places annually in the late Autumn.